Amputee and Prosthetic Training
Our physical and occupational therapists work closely with the patient, family, physician and orthotist to maximize the patient's potential following an upper or lower extremity amputation.
- Sitting and standing balance with and without the lower extremity prosthesis
- Skin, scar and stump management
- Prosthetic training
- Care of prosthesis
- Gait training - learning to walk with a lower extremity prosthesis
- Use of upper extremity prosthesis for arm and hand function